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Michelle O'Neill appointed Sinn Fein leader in the North

Michelle O'Neill appointed Sinn Fein leader in the North Irish republican party Sinn Féin has chosen Michelle O'Neill as its new leader in Northern Ireland, it announced Monday. Sinn Fein president Gerry Adams said Ms O'Neill represented a "new generation" for the party. The March 2 election will be followed by renegotiations on the terms of power-sharing to avoid a return to direct rule from London as Britain begins talks to leave the European Un... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn investigated for contact with Russian Federation

Donald Trump's national security adviser Michael Flynn investigated for contact with Russian Federation But the officials said some of the content of the conversation raised enough potential concerns that investigators are still looking into the discussions, amid a broader concern about Russian intelligence-gathering activities in the United States. [Full Article...]

Uganda Cranes eliminated from AFCON after Egypt defeat

Uganda Cranes eliminated from AFCON after Egypt defeat After a drab game with few chances for either side, Mohamed Salah teed up El Said, who struck firmly past Uganda keeper Denis Onyango on 89 minutes. Uganda had the ball in the back of net in five minuets into the second half, but Ochaya's effort was flagged by the assistant referee. Cranes coach Milutin Sredojevic said: "We tried our best but unfortunately it was not enough". [Full Article...]

Jammeh's departure from The Gambia temporary - ECOWAS, AU, UN

A Gambia military truck from Barra is seen on arrival at Banjul Port a day after President Yahya Jammeh departed Banjul, Gambia for exile January 22, 2017. Human rights lawyer Reed Brody told The Associated Press that the deal doesn't give Jammeh amnesty. We wish President Barrow and the people of Gambia success as they embark on the big task of rebuilding their country and reawakening its poten... [Full Article...]

Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman Behind Bars

U.S. Attorney for the Eastern District of New York Robert Capers called Guzman a "man known for. a life of crime, violence, death and destruction", while the cartel leader's attorney, Michael Schneider, said he has not seen "any evidence that Mr. [Full Article...]

Marine Le Pen Declares 2017 Nationalist Uprising in Europe

Speaking at a meeting of nationalist leaders from major European countries she said: "The first real blow struck against the old order, the thing that will set off the domino effect that will bring down all of Europe is Brexit, a sovereign people has chose to leave an agreement of the powerful, to decide its own destiny". [Full Article...]

Who's likely to lead France's left in the presidential race

Opinion polls, however, show the divided Socialists failing to get past the first of the two-round presidential election set for April 23 and May 7. France's governing Socialist Party will choose Benoît Hamon or former prime minister, Manuel Valls as their presidential candidate after five other contenders were eliminated in the first primary. [Full Article...]

Virat Kohli explains how playing T20s will help India's Champions Trophy chances

Openers Ajinkya Rahane and KL Rahul were lost early in the subsequent chase, while captain Virat Kohli was dropped by Jake Ball before nicking behind off Stokes for 55. Pandya batted with Jadhav until the 46th over, reducing the equation to 45 from 27 balls, but the team fell short in the last over. Morgan and Jonny Bairstow then compiled a partnership, with the England captain continuing ... [Full Article...]

Trump Signs Executive Action on Obamacare on Inauguration Day

Conway also reiterated Trump's promise that " everybody " will have insurance coverage under his Obamacare alternative. "They want to fix it, let's fix it for the benefit of the American public", Johnson said. But repeal smacks of a vendetta on the part of Republicans, who called for repeal before we even knew what the problems were with the law. "I will ask Congress to convene a special session s... [Full Article...]

Trump Son-In-Law All Clear for White House Job

Their efforts were backed by a career Justice Department attorney, who prepared the department's memo and agreed that the President "enjoys an unusual degree of freedom when choosing his personal staff". Kushner has previously been a senior member on Trump's campaign team and will now work alongside Trump's chief strategist Steve Bannon, who is the founder of far-right media outlet Breitbart. [Full Article...]

Two Assam Rifles troopers killed in rebel attack on Assam-Arunachal border

Two Assam Rifles troopers killed in rebel attack on Assam-Arunachal border Assam Rifles personnel responded to the attack. Director General of Assam police, Mukesh Sahay told ET, "Two militants belonging Kanglei Yawol Kanna Lup (KYKL) which is the part of Carcom, which is platform of North-eastern militants led by Khaplang faction of NSCN and includes anti-talk ULFA faction were killed by security forces". [Full Article...]

On second day, White House press secretary strikes combative tone

Kellyanne Conway, Counselor to President Donald Trump, said the White House press secretary gave "alternative facts" when he inaccurately described the inauguration crowd as "the largest ever" during his first appearance before the press this weekend. [Full Article...]

Astana peace negotiations exclusively intra-Syrian: Damascus

Astana peace negotiations exclusively intra-Syrian: Damascus An Iranian delegation will head to Astana, Kazakhstan January 21 to attend the sidelines of talks between the Syrian government and opposition groups on the fate of the war-torn Arab country. Another major militant organization, Ahrar as-Sham, says it won't be in Astana because of cease-fire violations by the government and its allies. On the campaign trail Mr Trump said that as president he w... [Full Article...]

Donald Trump's Inauguration Brings in Over 30 Million Viewers

Trump compared his numbers to Obama's second inauguration for a very good reason-he didn't even come close to reaching the former president's 2009 ratings. NBC was second with 5.8 million, followed by ABC (4.91 million), CBS (4.56 million), CNN (2.46 million) and MSNBC (1.34 million). But Mr. Obama's first inauguration in 2009 scored a larger television audience, with 37.8 million tuning in, ac... [Full Article...]

Jallikattu Set For A Grand Return

The Centre had on Friday gave its nod to the ordinance. Centre has cleared the ordinance regarding Jallikkattu as proposed by Tamil Nadu government. "The court can not issue such a direction", the bench, comprising chief justice SK Kaul and Justice M Sundar said, while hearing a petition by KK Ramesh, managing trustee of Tamil Nadu Centre for Public Interest Litigation. [Full Article...]

39 killed in Andhra train derailment

Last month two people were killed and dozens injured after another train derailed also near Kanpur, Uttar Pradesh state. ECR officials said Railway doctors at the scene of the accident had confirmed 39 deaths. Rail traffic affected Seven train services were completely cancelled and 17 others were terminated short of their destination or diverted due to the derailment of the Jagadalpur-Bhubaneswa... [Full Article...]

Texas jobs rose in December

The information was released by the Minnesota Department of Employment and Economic Development this week. Rio Vista's unemployment rate was reported at 10.2 percent, the same as it was in November, and the highest for any of the seven cities in Solano County. [Full Article...]

George Soros at Davos Vows Trump 'Going to Fail'

George Soros at Davos Vows Trump 'Going to Fail' The 86-year-old also said he was an "imposter and con-man" who was " gearing up for a trade war " which would have far-reaching consequences on the rest of the world. But uncertainty will come back to the fore, he said, as Trump gets into battles with Congress. "It's unlikely that Prime Minister May is actually going to remain in power", he said. [Full Article...]

Donald Trump: Do You Really Think He'll Be A Good President?

Donald Trump: Do You Really Think He'll Be A Good President? Pence is the latest vice president to come from IN since Dan Quayle took the office IN 1989. "If memory serves, more often than not, we walked that way because we were being hauled into the speaker's market, speaker's office for being admonished for being rebel rousers in the Republican study committee", House Speaker Paul Ryan said. [Full Article...]

North Korea builds two road-mobile intercontinental ballistic missiles - Yonhap

North Korea builds two road-mobile intercontinental ballistic missiles - Yonhap In related news, North Korean's state media reported the same day that Kim Jong-un made a "recent" visit to a North Korean military base at an undisclosed location, which is his first military-related appearance of this year. Trump responded to the announcement on January 2, tweeting that the launch "won't happen". The North may also be conducting field exercises. In the face of USA thre... [Full Article...]


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